#79- The tiger tally (Cont’d 4)

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Paragraph Two

To hide the odor, Prime Minister Li filled the coach with salted shellfish and spread the word that the Emperor had a sudden craving for preserved abalone! They continued touring until the messenger returned from the Great Wall and reported that Prince Fu was safely dead. Only then did they dare to hurry back to the capital.


Chinese Translation Breakdown

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[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/Chinese-translation1.mp3|titles=Chinese translation]

1.为了隐藏黄帝屍体的臭味
= To hide the odor,
2.车内被李丞相充满(装满)了咸鱼贝类
= Prime Minister Li filled the coach with salted shellfish
3.并传播谣言皇帝忽然想要吃醃鲍鱼的慾望
= and spread the word that the Emperor had a sudden craving for preserved abalone!
4.他们继续旅行一直到送信者从长城返回并报告扶苏太子自杀而死
= They continued touring until the messenger returned from the Great Wall and reported that Prince Fu was safely dead
5.只到那时他们才敢匆促的返回首都
= Only then did they dare to hurry back to the capital.


Vocabulary

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1. hide = 隐藏 yǐncáng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/1.-hide79.mp3|titles=1. hide79]

2. odor = 臭味 chòuwèi

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/2.-odour79.mp3|titles=2. odour79]

3. fill = 充满 chōngmǎn

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/3.-filled79.mp3|titles=3. filled79]

4. salted shellfish = 咸鱼贝类 xiányú bèilèi

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/4.-salted-shellfish79.mp3|titles=4. salted shellfish79]

5. spread the word = 传播谣言 chuánbō yáoyán

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/5.-spread-the-word79.mp3|titles=5. spread the word79]

6. sudden = 忽然 hūrán

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/6.-sudden79.mp3|titles=6. sudden79]

7. craving = 欲望 yùwàng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/7.-desire79.mp3|titles=7. desire79]

8. abalone = 鲍鱼 bàoyú

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/8.-abalone79.mp3|titles=8. abalone79]

9. until = 直到 zhídào

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/9.-until79.mp3|titles=9. until79]

10. report = 报告 bàogào

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/10.-report79.mp3|titles=10. report79]

11. Only then = 只到那时zhǐ dào nàshí (才 cái)

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/11.only-then79.mp3|titles=11.only then79]

12. dare = (才)敢cái gǎn

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/12.-did-they-dare79.mp3|titles=12. did they dare79]

13. hurry = 匆促cōngcù

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/13.-hurry79.mp3|titles=13. hurry79]

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#78- The tiger tally (Cont’d 3)

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Paragraph Two

They announced to the attendants that he was unwell and wished to stay in his coach. But the weather grew hot and the corpse began to smell.


Chinese Translation Breakdown

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[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/Chinese-translation.mp3|titles=Chinese translation]

1.他们宣布给服务人员表示皇帝身体不舒服并愿意躺在车内
= They announced to the attendants that he was unwell and wished to stay in his coach.
2.但是天气越来越热并且死尸开始发臭
= But the weather grew hot and the corpse began to smell.


Vocabulary

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1. announce = 宣布 xuānbù

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/1.-announce78.mp3|titles=1. announce78]

2. attendants = 服务人员 fúwù rényuán

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/2.-attendants78.mp3|titles=2. attendants78]

3. unwell = 不舒服 bùshūfu

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/3.-felt-unwell78.mp3|titles=3. felt unwell78]

4. wish = 愿 意 yuànyì

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/4-wished78.mp3|titles=4 wished78]

5. in the coach = 车内 chē nèi

Coach = 马车 mǎchē
[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/5.in-his-coach78.mp3|titles=5.in his coach78]

6. But = 但是 dànshì

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/6.-but78.mp3|titles=6. but78]

7. weather = 天气 tiānqì

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/7.-weather78.mp3|titles=7. weather78]

8. grew hot = 越来越热 yuèláiyuè rè

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/8.-grew-hot78.mp3|titles=8. grew hot78]

9. corpse = 死尸 sǐshī

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/9.-corpse781.mp3|titles=9. corpse78]

10. begin = 开始 kāishǐ

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/10.-began78.mp3|titles=10. began78]

11. to smell = 发臭 fā chòu

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/11.-smell78.mp3|titles=11. smell78]

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#77- The tiger tally (Cont’d 2)

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Paragraph Two

Meanwhile the conspirators, Prince Hu, Prime Minister Li and Eunuch Zhao, continued touring the country as if the Emperor was still alive


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[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Chinese-translation_77.mp3|titles=Chinese translation_77]

1.同时,这叁个 阴谋者,胡 太 子,李 丞 相, 赵 太 监
= Meanwhile the three conspirators, Prince Hu, Prime Minister Li and Eunuch Zhao,
2.继续旅游国 家若乎 (似乎)皇帝还活著
= continued touring the country as if the Emperor was still alive


Vocabulary

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1. meanwhile = 同时 tóngshí

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/1.-meanwhile77.mp3|titles=1. meanwhile77]

2. conspirators = 阴谋者 yīnmóu zhě

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/2.-conspirators77.mp3|titles=2. conspirators77]

3. Prince Hu = 胡太子 Hú tàizǐ

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/3.-prince-hu77.mp3|titles=3. prince hu77]

4. Prime Minister Li = 李 丞 相 Lǐ chéng xiàng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/4.-primw-minister77.mp3|titles=4. primw minister77]

5. Eunuch Zhao = 赵太监 Zhào tàijiàn

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/5.-Eunuch-Zhao77.mp3|titles=5. Eunuch Zhao77]

6. continue = 继续 jìxù

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/6.-continued77.mp3|titles=6. continued77]

7. tour = 旅游(遊) lǚyóu

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/7.-touring77.mp3|titles=7. touring77]

8. country = 国家 guójiā

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/8.-country77.mp3|titles=8. country77]

9. as if = 若乎 ruò hū (似乎 sìhū)

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/9.as-if77.mp3|titles=9.as if77]

10. still alive = 还活着hái huózhe

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/10.-still-alive77.mp3|titles=10. still alive77]
still= 还hái
alive=活着huózhe


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#76- The tiger tally (Cont’d 1)

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Paragraph One

The right half was kept by the Emperor. The left half was given to the commander at the battlefield. When a messengerʼs piece fitted the commanderʼs, it proved that his message came directly from the Emperor and must be obeyed at once.


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[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Chinese-translation2.mp3|titles=Chinese translation]

1.虎符的右半是由皇帝自己保留
= The right half was kept by the Emperor.
2.左半则给予战 场上的统 帅
= The left half was given to the commander at the battlefield.
3.当送信者将皇帝的右半与统帅的左半虎符配合
= When a messengerʼs piece fitted the commanderʼs,
4. 这证明他的消息是直接来自於皇帝 , 一定要立即听从
= it proved that his message came directly from the Emperor and must be obeyed at once


Vocabulary

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1. right half = 右半 yòu bàn

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/1.-right-half76.mp3|titles=1. right half76]

2. keep = 保留 bǎoliú

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/2.-kept76.mp3|titles=2. kept76]

3. left half = 左半zuǒ bàn

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/3.-left-half76.mp3|titles=3. left half76]

4. give = 给于 gěi yú

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/4.-given76.mp3|titles=4. given76]

5. commander = 统帅 tǒngshuài

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/5.-commander76.mp3|titles=5. commander76]

6. battlefield = 战场 zhànchǎng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/6.-battlefiled76.mp3|titles=6. battlefiled76]

7. messenger = 送信者 sòngxìn zhě

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/7.-messengers76.mp3|titles=7. messenger’s76]

8. fit = 配合 pèihé

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/8.-fitted76.mp3|titles=8. fitted76]

9. prove = 证明 zhèngmíng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/9.-proved76.mp3|titles=9. proved76]

10. message = 消息 xiāoxi

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/10.-message76.mp3|titles=10. message76]

11. direct = 直接 zhíjiē

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/11.-directly76.mp3|titles=11. directly76]

12. from = 从 cóng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/12.-from76.mp3|titles=12. from76]

13. obey = 听从 tīngcóng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/13.-obeyed76.mp3|titles=13. obeyed76]

14. at once = 立即 lìjí

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/14.-at-once76.mp3|titles=14. at once76]

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#75- The tiger tally

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Paragraph One

The tiger tally was a traditionaltoken by which the Emperor transferred his power. Forged in bronze in the shape of a tiger, it had two halves.


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[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/chinese-translation.mp3|titles=chinese translation]

1.虎符是秦朝传统标志,并用来转移皇帝的权力
= The tiger tally was a traditional token by which the Emperor transferred his power
2.虎符是用青铜锻链出老虎的形状并被分成两半
= Forged in bronze in the shape of a tiger, it had two halves.


Vocabulary

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1. tiger tally = 虎符 hǔ fú

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/1.-tiger-tally75.mp3|titles=1. tiger tally75]

2. traditional =传统 chuántǒng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/2.traditional75.mp3|titles=2.traditional75]

3. token = 标志 biāozhì

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/3.-token75.mp3|titles=3. token75]

4. transfer = 转移 zhuǎnyí

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/4.-transferred75.mp3|titles=4. transferred75]

5. power = 权力 quánlì

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/5.-power75.mp3|titles=5. power75]

6. forge = 锻链 duàn liàn

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/6.-forged75.mp3|titles=6. forged75]

7. bronze = 青铜 qīngtóng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/7.-bronze75.mp3|titles=7. bronze75]

8. shape = 形状 xíngzhuàng

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/8.-shape75.mp3|titles=8. shape75]

9. tiger = 老虎 lǎohǔ

[audio:http://chinesecharacteraday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/9.-tiger75.mp3|titles=9. tiger75]

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